UniProt functional annotation for P02413

UniProt code: P02413.

Organism: Escherichia coli (strain K12).
Taxonomy: Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Gammaproteobacteria; Enterobacteriales; Enterobacteriaceae; Escherichia.
Function: This protein binds the 5S rRNA. It is required for the late stages of subunit assembly, and is essential for 5S rRNA assembly onto the ribosome.
Subunit: Part of the 50S ribosomal subunit. Contacts the 5S rRNA.
Mass spectrometry: Mass=14980.1; Method=MALDI; Range=1-144; Source=PubMed:10094780;
Similarity: Belongs to the ribosomal protein L15P family.

Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.